We are proud to be able to provide you with some supplies and decor to get your dream wedding scene started. Use some or none, it's up to you! Here's some specifics:
THE HIVE AT BIRCH RIDGE ESTATE
This property features 12 acres of rolling hills, open fields, rock walls, and hundreds of birch trees. There is approximately 1 acre of lush green grass surrounding the home. It is a secluded, private location with a 1/3-mile-long driveway. The "Mountains Overlook" Ceremony Location seats up to 250 guests & overlooks 35 mountain peaks including Mount Washington and The Presidential Range. Beautiful landscaping includes picturesque perennial gardens, apple trees, private 1-acre pond, and plenty more intimate photo spots!
The house sleeps up to 22 guests. There is parking for 10+ cars in driveway, with room for 100+ more in cut fields. Additional lodging options include our sister homes, Lakeview at Stone Mountain lodge (3 miles away, sleeps 17) & The Hive Slope-side at Shawnee peak (2 towns away in Bridgton, ME, sleeps 19).
Birch Ridge Estate is located a 5-minute drive from Conway, NH, 1 hr from Portland, ME, 90 min from Portsmouth, NH & Lewiston, ME, 2 hrs from Manchester, NH, 2.5 hrs from Boston, MA.
- Carriage House (24' x 16') perfect for covered food / drink setup
- Grassed Tent Pad (45’ X 65’)
- Pergola 10x10
- 12x30 Front Deck & (2) 10x12 Covered Porches
Fun and Games: Bon fire pit has seating for 10+, perfect for roasting marshmallows. Horseshoe pit, hammock. Yard Games including Corn Hole, Giant Connect Four, Checkers & Jenga, Spike Ball, Ladder Ball, Washer Toss, Can Jam. Game room above garage complete with poker table, foosball, ping pong, and air hockey.
Food / Drink: Refrigerator/Freezer (2), Gas Grills (2),
Wedding Supplies Provided: You can choose to utilize some or all supplies!
- Antique Dessert Cart
- Whole Whiskey Barrel
- Commercial Grade Electric Bank/Cord Set Up & 6 Extension Cords for all required Electricity in Tent
- 2 Antique Freezer Chests (holds 30+ bags of ice)
- Country Mail Box Table for Wedding Cards
- 3 Different Rustic Tables
- (2) Birch Arbors for use at Ceremony Locations
- White Wedding Drapes
- 3 Large & 4 Small Rustic Easels
- 2 log cupcake/ cake stands
- 5 Drink/Wine Buckets
- Huge Live Edge Bar on rollers
- 20 Rustic Log Wedding Table #’s
- Dozen Rustic Wedding Signs (I.e. Welcome, Parking, Ceremony etc)
- 2 dozen Log cut table center pieces
- Dozen Tiki Torches with Kerosene
- 2 Champagne Buckets
- Large Rustic Memory Board
- Colorful Hanging Lights
- Dozens of additional Rustic Decor Items
THE HIVE FARM & WEDDING BARN
The Hive Farm & Wedding Barn offers 19 Acres of open fields, rock walls, and picturesque rolling kills. Two acres of lush green grass surrounds the home. It is a private location with a 1/8-mile-long driveway and no close neighbors.
The home is located 1 hr from Portland, ME, 30 min from Auburn/Lewiston, ME, 2.5 hrs from Boston, MA
There are two potential ceremony locations including the Farm Meadow and Barn Side. These locations seat up to 150 guests. Our 41 x 36, two-story barn provides 3,000 square feet of reception space. Along the property there are dozens of intimate photo spots including gorgeous perennial gardens, apple and pear trees.
Our farmhouse with 7 bedrooms sleeps up to 25 guests. There is a secluded, spacious wedding suite and private bath. For additional lodging, our Log Home at Shawnee Peak is 20 minutes away and sleeps 19.
Fun & Games: We have 2 bon fire pits perfect for s’mores and making memories (wood provided). Bonus room above garage perfect for “kids’ space”. We have a hammock perfect for lounging and much more! Our huge yard is perfect for games. Reach out to Eric for specifics on lawn games such as can jam, cornhole, and spike ball that can be coordinated.
Additional Amenities: 1 refrigerators / freezers, 2 gas grills
Wedding Supplies Provided: You choose to utilize some or all supplies
- Reception Tables (Circular & Rectangular- 5 various sizes)
- Ceremony & Reception Chairs (2 styles)
- Three Rustic 11 ft Wedding Tables & Large Barrel Table
- Rustic Farm Door Photo Booth Station
- 4 Whiskey Barrels
- 4 Various Ceremony Arbors
- Rustic Drink Cart
- Multiple Lounge Areas in first floor of barn perfect for cocktail hour
- Commercial Grade Electric Set Up Barn/Carriage House
- Rustic Bar complete with Kegerator
- 8 Rustic High Top Tables
LAKEVIEW AT STONE MOUNTAIN LODGE
This property features 20 wooded acres at the base of Burnt Meadow Mountain. There is a 1 acre landscaped yard with picturesque rock walls. The view from the house / yard overlooks Burnt Meadow Pond and surrounding mountains. It’s a cozy private location with a long, private driveway. Our large grassed backyard is perfect for outdoor tent setup. And our newly renovated 65 ft wraparound deck is perfect for tables, seating, and taking in the view.
There are three potential ceremony locations. The first being the front yard featuring views over Burn Meadow Pond and our cedar gazebo. Location two is next to our “Babbling Brook” with wooden bench seating for up to 50. Location two is for our adventurous types “Ledge Side” overlooking Burnt Meadow Pond and a 180-degree view of the surrounding mountains. This does require a 5-minute hike in!
Our home sleeps up to 17 guests. For additional lodging, we have our sister homes located 2.5 miles away in Brownfield and 1 town away in Bridgton, ME.
A quick walk down the path and across Spring St features 100 ft of private lake frontage with a 36 ft. docking system with diving dock. Our small beach area is great for swimming. We offer 2 kayaks, canoe, 1 standup paddle boards, and life vests.
10 min from Conway, NH / 50 min Portland, ME / 90 min Portsmouth, NH & Lewiston, ME, 2 hrs Manchester, NH, 2.5 hrs Boston, MA
Fun & Games: Our granite bon fire fit is perfect for smores and making memories. We have a full regulation sized beach volleyball court. Game room in the garage features ping pong, air hockey, and foosball tables. Our grassed side yard is perfect for yard games. Right from our backyard there is access to the Ledges Hiking Trail for views of Burnt Meadow Pond!
Additional Amenities: 2 refrigerators and freezers, 2 gas grills, hammock, circle arbor for ceremony backdrop. Reach out to Eric directly for more specifics on decor and supplies that can be utilized!
SLOPESIDE AT SHAWNEE PEAK
Our luxury log home is located along Shawnee Peak’s East Side Ski Trails/Lodge & Ski Lift. The home sleeps up to 19 guests. The home features a 75 foot wrap around deck, firepit perfect for s’mores (wood provided), large playroom perfect for kids, 2 gas grills, and much more!
We are located a 15 min drive from Conway, NH / 1 hr from Portland, ME / 90 min from Portsmouth, NH & Lewiston, ME, 2 hrs from Manchester, NH, 2.5 hrs from Boston, MA